Communications

Cynthia Lett interviewed John Breheny, of the Brooks Brothers Clothiers in Tysons Corner Mall, Virginia who shared his experience and expertise in building relationships with his clients for their and the store's benefit.  There are tips about how knowing and practicing proper business etiquette can help...

Certain words and phrases block connections cold and at the same time can make people steaming mad.  Here are some tips on language, words and phrases to avoid: You - If you tell someone "You did this" or "You did that" people get defensive. This is especially...

  Cynthia Lett was quoted along with other prominent etiquette teachers, by Bob Greene, in this article published today on CNN online.  What do you think?  Is the salutation "Dear" dead?  Do you disagree with any of the experts' opinions?     http://www.cnn.com/2012/07/29/opinion/greene-dear-dead/  ...

My colleague and friend, Linda Finkle of the Incedo Group wrote a wonderful blog post about handling customer complaints. I can't copy it here but have attached a link to her website. Please take a moment and visit her site to read it. http://incedogroup.com/5-golden-rules-for-handling-customer-complaints-effectively/...